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  • 1 yr post gallbladder removal

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions December 2, 2007 07:38 PM

    I know there are many threads on here about people having pain after gallbladder surgery. I have experienced the same thing. I had my gallbladder removed about 1 year ago after a severe, hospitalizing attack. Lately, I have been getting severe upper right quadrant pain, similar to the gall bladder...

  • Waiting for some help

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions November 30, 2007 03:46 AM

    I'm a 22 year old female who has been having problems for some time.Main problems currently include abdominal pain (almost nightly) that is in my upper mid abdomen radiating to my back. I wouldn't put the pain on my right side, but I would say that my left side doesn't hurt at all...and that maybe...

  • Gallbladder Attack Can Feel Like A Heart Attack?

    sagewy 12 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions November 1, 2007 12:02 AM

    Okay, here is my story. I have been going to the emergency room for severe pain that feels like a heart attack. After demanding the last test for gall bladder, the doctors feel certain it is my gall bladder. Before I allow another surgery, did anyone else feel like they were having full blown heart...

  • pregnant and gallstones??

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions October 26, 2007 01:11 PM

    Hello, I am 6 months pregnant and for the past month I have had a pain under my ribs in the right side. This pain ranges from a dull soreness (as if I am bruised there) to sharp burning pains that are even sensitive to touch. At first my doctor thought maybe it was gallstones, but I had a blood...

  • Can you help

    cleghorn 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions October 6, 2007 10:33 AM

    I am suffering from pain on right side under my ribs and on my back at this area which worsens with eating food pain seems to go up under my arm and into my shoulder blade. I am very nausious and am having terrible spells of shivering its like the inside of me is freezing despite heat around me on...

  • Gallbaldder surgery scheduled for Wednesday

    Bristol 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions September 24, 2007 03:46 PM

    I am scheduled to have gallbladder surgery Wednesday. I had my second attack last Saturday night. The first one was back in April. Here is my dilemma ....I am scheduled to go on vacation to Florida a week after the surgery. The surgeon says do not cancel the trip because I should be able to go if...

  • pain in the rt side

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions August 4, 2007 04:59 AM

    i feel so sick. for the last past four months i have had pain in my rt side. this pain accompanies after i eat or drink. i cant tolerate fatty foods alcohol pizza etc. i ate pizza a few days ago and had really bad bowel movement all night.sometimes i am henched over and it feels better. i am only...

  • lower abdominal pain

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions July 17, 2007 08:50 AM

    hello. just had my gallbladder taken out, and my appendix, been about 6 weeks. still feeling a lot of pain in my lower abdomen. almost like i was struck in the groin. not extremely painful, but definately discomforting, and its keeping me from doing a lot of things i ordinarely would be doing. have...

  • What's wrong with me

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions May 19, 2007 08:04 PM

    I recently began having symptoms of my gallbladder they ran a ultrasound at the er said it was fine. My DR still believes it's my gallbladder he sent me for a hide-a-scan. I will not get my results for a week. While having the test done I got real sick like I always do when they injected me with...

  • Can you force a gallbladder to rupture?

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions May 14, 2007 08:46 PM

    I know that this shouldn't be done, but I'm very desperate. I'm 17, and about six months ago, I started having severe pain in my upper right stomach, underneath my ribcage. It always radiates to my back, which follows along with severe heart burn. It's the most painful experience I've hever had. It...

  • Swollen gall bladder

    Michael Walker 7 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions May 4, 2007 10:00 PM

    HiAs the result of a recent thorough study, I discover I've a swollen gall bladder. I've had the region prodded and probed I don't know how many time but have no pain sympoms nor do I have any of the other symptoms usually associated with gallstones. When I was shown where my gall bladder is, I'm...

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  • I am so sick of this!

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions April 20, 2007 09:52 PM

    Im an 18 year old girl who's experiences regular bouts of pain for years now. I always thought it was just trpped wind cos when i fell asleep on the head pad when i woke up the pain would be gone. Then a few months ago the pains got worse and don't stop until i'm sick, i seen one doctor who told me...

  • Please, HELP! I'm in SEVERE pain

    FixMEdoc 19 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions March 13, 2007 12:11 AM

    I am having excruciating, very accute, very sharp pain right now in my upper right abdominal quadrent, just beneath my rib. I VERY FREQUENTLY have discomfort there, but this is the second time that it's ever gotten this bad(the first time was about 9-10 mos. ago). The first time it got this bad,...

  • right back/under shoulder pain

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions February 15, 2007 01:26 PM

    about a year and a half ago i felt like a brick was setting under my ribs, ultra sound showed hardening of gallbladder. now thru this year plus i have had bouts of abd. discomfort and diarrhea and constipation. no nausea or vomitting. no fever . yesterday at 12:30 i got a sharp pain under my right...

  • gallbladder pain occuring seven years after surgery????????????

    flannery 12 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions February 2, 2007 02:17 AM

    for the past five months have been experiencing the same type of pain that i experienced BEFORE my gallbladder surgery{laproscopic} when i had the surgery was not made aware that fatty foods would be a no no...since that time have had urgent,mucousy,and yellow watery bowel movements......they...

  • need answers

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions January 25, 2007 12:59 AM

    Hi guys.I'm male, 20 yrs old. 6'0" and 170 lbs. I'm having pain in the right middle part of the abdomen. It started 3 weeks ago. It's a mild pain and usually comes at night 30 mins. to an hour after eating although it sometimes comes in the day and last for at least 10 mins. I also lost my...

  • post gall bladder surgery HELP!

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions December 28, 2006 01:49 AM

    I had my gall bladder out in April 2006. My pain was only when I would sit on the floor and bend forward, also would get nauseated. I could eat any food and not have any problems. Went and had a scan of my gall bladder and they said it needed to come out. That was suppose to solve the pain and...

  • Ruptured Gallbladder surgery after pregnancy - NEED INFO PLEASE!

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    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions December 12, 2006 06:14 PM

    Hi, My name is Patty and I am here out of desparation. I need some answers. My story: This is dog related and I am looking for human diagnosis to compare. My 3 1/2 year old female Labrador, Miya, just recently underwent emergency surgery to have a ruptured gallbladder removed and almost didn't...

  • can someone help me?

    dirtyharrysmom 4 Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions December 1, 2006 03:29 PM

    hey-lowi was wondering if someone could tell me if i am having symptoms of a gallbladder condition or if i just hurt my back...???? i first went to my doctor with a fullness of my stomach and some ache in my stomach. i had some nausea off and on and the same with the pain off and on. i had a slight...

  • pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeee help meeeeeeeee

    Anonymous Replies
    Posted in: Gallbladder conditions October 30, 2006 02:44 PM

    1-Dextrose2- Normal saline3- and give me some information about cholecystitis and my patient is pre-operative.